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Is This A Missing Piece Of The Old Ludgate?

Is This A Missing Piece Of The Old Ludgate?

Amazing what you find down side streets. | By M@
Why Aren't London's Airports Actually In London?

Why Aren't London's Airports Actually In London?

How do they get away with it? | By James FitzGerald
Make Your Night A Hole-In-One At This Crazy Golf Club

Make Your Night A Hole-In-One At This Crazy Golf Club

It's worth a shot. | By Robert Greene
Never Been To Hampstead Heath? This Is What You're Missing Out On

Never Been To Hampstead Heath? This Is What You're Missing Out On

Make some memories. | By Londonist Staff
Big Changes Are On The Way For Broadgate

Big Changes Are On The Way For Broadgate

But is it for the better? | By Jordan Waite
This Tiny Alleyway Was The Birthplace Of London's Coffee Scene

This Tiny Alleyway Was The Birthplace Of London's Coffee Scene

Dating back to 1652. | By Londonist Staff
Can You Guess What Ties The Designs Of These Three London Buildings Together?

Can You Guess What Ties The Designs Of These Three London Buildings Together?

Clue: it's to do with trains. | By Londonist Staff
Who Are The Guys That Sell Hot Nuts On London's Bridges?

Who Are The Guys That Sell Hot Nuts On London's Bridges?

Warning: contains traces of surprising life stories. | By James FitzGerald
Inside A City Church That Not Many People Get To See

Inside A City Church That Not Many People Get To See

It survived the Great Fire of London, the Blitz and an IRA bomb. | By London Historians
10 Things To Do At Liverpool Street Station

10 Things To Do At Liverpool Street Station

Time to kill? Here are some ideas. | By Will Noble
There's Only One Official Blue Plaque In The Square Mile... And It's Not Blue

There's Only One Official Blue Plaque In The Square Mile... And It's Not Blue

Dr Johnson being different again. | By M@
Looking For The Best View Of St Paul's Cathedral? Try This Roof Terrace

Looking For The Best View Of St Paul's Cathedral? Try This Roof Terrace

Bonus points: it's free! | By Jordan Waite
Discover This Secret Garden In A Bombed Out Church

Discover This Secret Garden In A Bombed Out Church

We'll show you the way. | By M@
Here's What The City Of London Could Look Like In 2026

Here's What The City Of London Could Look Like In 2026

With 13 new skyscrapers. | By Will Noble
A Tribute To Golden Lane: The Estate Born Out Of London's Ashes

A Tribute To Golden Lane: The Estate Born Out Of London's Ashes

Time for an explore. | By Will Noble
26 Things To Look Out For On Fleet Street

26 Things To Look Out For On Fleet Street

Ever noticed the Space Invaders etched into the pavement? | By Laura Reynolds
Hear The Sounds Of London Centuries Ago, At These Free Hourly Performances

Hear The Sounds Of London Centuries Ago, At These Free Hourly Performances

Enter The House of Sound at Guildhall. | Sponsor
One Of London's Best Sculptures Finally Sees The Light

One Of London's Best Sculptures Finally Sees The Light

Rescued from a shrubbery. | By M@
Exploding Flowers, Skulls, Life And Death At Guildhall

Exploding Flowers, Skulls, Life And Death At Guildhall

Freeze dried flowers explode in slow motion. | By Tabish Khan ★★★★☆
Why Is There A Castle On City Road?

Why Is There A Castle On City Road?

Is it a castle? Is it a fort? No. | By Laura Reynolds
11 Exhibitions Not To Miss In September

11 Exhibitions Not To Miss In September

Plus festivals and art fairs. | By Tabish Khan
Museum Of London Imagines What Future London Might Look Like

Museum Of London Imagines What Future London Might Look Like

An interesting insight, but it leaves us wanting more. | By Tabish Khan ★★★☆☆
Food Review: Steaks And The City

Food Review: Steaks And The City

The Trading House is open for business. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
Armour Up! A Roman-Themed Pop-Up Cinema Is Coming To Guildhall Yard

Armour Up! A Roman-Themed Pop-Up Cinema Is Coming To Guildhall Yard

Why go home when there's alfresco cinema to enjoy and Roman ruins to explore? | Sponsor
10 Reasons We Love The Guildhall

10 Reasons We Love The Guildhall

Ever been? | By London Historians
The City Of London Police Museum: What's All This Then?

The City Of London Police Museum: What's All This Then?

Neat, thought-provoking museum. | By M@
Futuristic City Unveiled At The Top Of The Gherkin

Futuristic City Unveiled At The Top Of The Gherkin

A colourful microcosm. | By Tabish Khan
How Did Postman's Park Get Its Name?

How Did Postman's Park Get Its Name?

And what did St Paul's station used to be called? | By Laura Reynolds
The Biggest Exhibitions On Right Now: Reviewed

The Biggest Exhibitions On Right Now: Reviewed

Stunning photography and sprawling architecture. | By Tabish Khan
Pavements In The Sky: Return Of The City's Pedways

Pavements In The Sky: Return Of The City's Pedways

We're walking in the air. | By M@
How The Tiered Wedding Cake Was Inspired By St Bride's

How The Tiered Wedding Cake Was Inspired By St Bride's

A steeple to look out for. | By Laura Reynolds
The 350 Year Old Shopping Mall That's Still Going Strong

The 350 Year Old Shopping Mall That's Still Going Strong

Two incarnations later, it's on the same spot. | By Laura Reynolds
Video: Barbican In 60 Seconds

Video: Barbican In 60 Seconds

Lots of soft edges around that brutalism. | By Geoff Marshall
Watch This Beautiful Sunset Over St Paul's Cathedral

Watch This Beautiful Sunset Over St Paul's Cathedral

Dusk falls behind the dome. | By Londonist Staff
Things You Might Not Have Done In The City Of London

Things You Might Not Have Done In The City Of London

Play golf, go dancing, spend the night in a wardrobe. | By Laura Reynolds
Why Does The City Of London Corporation Own Green Spaces Outside The Square Mile?

Why Does The City Of London Corporation Own Green Spaces Outside The Square Mile?

Some are outside of Greater London entirely. | By Harry Rosehill
What Are These 200 Posts Doing Round The Outskirts Of London?

What Are These 200 Posts Doing Round The Outskirts Of London?

The history of coal tax doesn't have to be taxing. | By Will Noble
Where Was Dick Whittington's Massive Toilet?

Where Was Dick Whittington's Massive Toilet?

In search of Whittington's Longhouse. | By M@
How London's Churches Got Their Unusual Names

How London's Churches Got Their Unusual Names

The stories behind the strange names that adorn some of London's churches | By Nick Young
See 500 Years Of Londoners In One Exhibition

See 500 Years Of Londoners In One Exhibition

Find out what Londoners were doing in the 1400s. | By Tabish Khan
10 Of The Best London Pubs With Accommodation

10 Of The Best London Pubs With Accommodation

So you never have to leave the pub again. | By James FitzGerald
Why Is There A Giant Grasshopper On The Royal Exchange?

Why Is There A Giant Grasshopper On The Royal Exchange?

Chirrup, chirrup. | By M@
3 New Towers Growing On The City Skyline

3 New Towers Growing On The City Skyline

A trio of new peaks. | By M@
Candid London Photos Go On Display In Tower Bridge Engine Rooms

Candid London Photos Go On Display In Tower Bridge Engine Rooms

Martin Parr's work showcases ancient London traditions. | By Laura Reynolds
Free And Cheap London Events: 17-23 October 2016

Free And Cheap London Events: 17-23 October 2016

See striking London photos or watch a harvest festival for less than £5. | By Londonist
Why Is This Bit Of The Square Mile South Of The River?

Why Is This Bit Of The Square Mile South Of The River?

Boundary oddity. | By Will Noble
How To Explore The City Of London At The Weekend

How To Explore The City Of London At The Weekend

The Square Mile revealed. | By M@
Check Out These Old Postcards Of The Square Mile

Check Out These Old Postcards Of The Square Mile

Gems from Judge's of Hastings. | By M@
Can Two London Roads Predict The US Election Result?

Can Two London Roads Predict The US Election Result?

Obviously not. But we tried anyway. | By Alex Bellotti
How Did The City Of London's Gates Get Their Names?

How Did The City Of London's Gates Get Their Names?

Gate expectations. | By M@
See The Great Fire Recreated...In Dominoes

See The Great Fire Recreated...In Dominoes

7km of breezeblock dominoes, to be precise. | By Laura Reynolds
Is The Square Mile Actually A Square Mile?

Is The Square Mile Actually A Square Mile?

The measure of a City. | By M@
Huge Collection Of London Images Online And Mapped

Huge Collection Of London Images Online And Mapped

Collage contains quarter of a million pics. | By M@
How Many Bins Are There In The City Of London?

How Many Bins Are There In The City Of London?

We've got the exact number. | By Will Noble
How To Do The Museum Of London In An Hour

How To Do The Museum Of London In An Hour

One of the city's best museums - in your lunch break. | By Lise Smith
The Top 9 Exhibitions To Look Forward To In July

The Top 9 Exhibitions To Look Forward To In July

Culture aplenty in the month ahead. | By Tabish Khan
Track Down These Head-Turning New Sculptures In The Square Mile

Track Down These Head-Turning New Sculptures In The Square Mile

Sculpture in the City returns. | By M@
New Skyscraper 1 Leadenhall Will Include Viewing Gallery

New Skyscraper 1 Leadenhall Will Include Viewing Gallery

37-storey tower now approved. | By M@
Good Spots To Lunch Al Fresco In London

Good Spots To Lunch Al Fresco In London

Get out of the office and into the sunshine. | By Londonist Staff
Revealed: London's Early Roman Fort No One Knew Existed

Revealed: London's Early Roman Fort No One Knew Existed

Fenchurch Street defences uncovered. | By M@